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Air Force ROTC Cadets Gain New Experiences from Air Base Visit

Monday, April 08, 2019

Thirty Air Force ROTC cadets visited the Little Rock Air Force Base for a "base visit" as part of professional development training which, in this case, showcased careers of multiple Air Force officers.

Air Force ROTC Events Training

Air Force ROTC Commissions Two Lieutenants

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Charles Elliott and Luke Deaton were commissioned as lieutenants in the U.S. Air Force during a December ceremony.

Air Force ROTC Events

Old Main Bells to Chime "Taps" to Commemorate WW I Armistice

Thursday, November 08, 2018

The 100th anniversary of the end of fighting in World War I is being celebrated as part of this year’s Veterans Week events.

Air Force ROTC Army ROTC Student Affairs UAPD University Advancement Events

ROTC Cadets, UAPD and Fayetteville Firefighters, Police Commemorate Sept. 11 With Stair Climb

Monday, September 17, 2018

Air Force and Army ROTC cadets, police officers, firefighters and guests commemorated Sept. 11 with the annuall 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb at Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

Air Force ROTC Army ROTC UAPD Events

Commissions Awarded 13 Second Lieutenants

Monday, June 11, 2018

Thirteen University of Arkansas Air Force ROTC Cadets were commissioned as second lieutenants in the United States Air Force on Friday, May 11.

Air Force ROTC Appointments Events

A Memorial Day Tale of Grit and Glory: The Life of James R. Williams

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Alumnus James R. Williams grew up in a dirt-poor family during the Great Depression but transformed his life with a love of aircraft and a desire to keep flying.

Air Force ROTC J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences

Air Force ROTC Commissions 2nd Lt. Montgomery

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Donovan Montgomery took the oath of office as a second lieutenant during a private commissioning ceremony for his family.

Air Force ROTC Appointments Events

Recent U of A Graduate Earns 2017 AFROTC Cadet Research Award

Friday, December 08, 2017

Jeffrey Overdorf, a class of 2017 cadet and mechanical engineering major, has earned the nationally competitive AFROTC Cadet Research Award.

Air Force ROTC College of Engineering Awards Engineering Research & Innovation Mechanical Engineering

Arkansas Alumni Association Establishes Armed Forces Alumni Society

Thursday, November 09, 2017

The Arkansas Alumni Association is establishing an Armed Forces Alumni Society and is planning an inaugural reception for March 2018.

Air Force ROTC Army ROTC Events Alumni Association

University Air Force and Army ROTC Cadets Honor ex-POW-MIA Veterans

Monday, September 25, 2017

Air Force and Army ROTC cadets took integral roles in a rememberance of former prisoners of war and those missing in action, a ceremony that brings them together with veterans.

Air Force ROTC Army ROTC Events
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